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New York Times, Wednesday, October 15, 1952

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.33, Missing: { J K Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 273 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 88, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1952, The New York TimesNo. 1,214
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1. Mustachioed comedian (first name). : GROUCHO
8. Certain new homes. : PREFABS
15. Lassitude. : LANGUOR
16. Sensitive eye membranes. : RETINAE
17. Clement and family. : ATTLEES
18. Pleasing fragrance. : INCENSE
19. Cessation of motion. : STAY
20. Roy Rogers, et al. : RODEO
22. Admit: Colloq. : FESS
23. Western European country: Abbr. : GER
24. Feudal slaves. : ESNES
25. "Ode ___ Nightingale." : TOA
26. Bay window. : ORIEL
28. Pronoun. : ITS
30. Pack. : STOW
31. Where equal suffrage for women was guaranteed in 1869. : WYOMING
34. Hearkens. : LISTENS
36. Champion of 1934. : BAER
37. Man's name. : ELMO
38. One of the initiators of Cubism in modern art. : PICASSO
41. More juvenile. : YOUNGER
45. Swedish measures. : AMAR
46. 61 Down, for instance. : TOY
48. ___ Haute. : TERRE
49. Arrest: Slang. : NAB
50. Pediatrician's problem. : MUMPS
53. Physicians' group: Abbr. : AMA
54. Mohammedan officers. : AGAS
56. Remains of a cigarette. : ASHES
57. Cut with scissors. : SNIP
58. ___ Wage Law. : MINIMUM
60. Part of a ship's ladder. : RATLINE
62. First name of the creator of Bergeret, Bonnard, etc. : ANATOLE
63. Pinch-hitter's usual role. : CLOUTER
64. Series of meetings. : SESSION
65. Stamp. : IMPRESS
1. City famous for shipbuilding. : GLASGOW
2. Desertion of friends in adversity. : RATTERY
3. Where Hamilton is. : ONTARIO
4. Adjective for the misplaced swan. : UGLY
5. Signal for the next speech. : CUE
6. Workers on row crops. : HOERS
7. Mr. Welles. : ORSON
8. English playwright. : PRIESTLEY
9. Sen. McCarran's home town. : RENO
10. And so forth: Abbr. : ETC
11. A tenure of land in feudal days. : FIEF
12. Miss Kellermann of swimming fame. : ANNETTE
13. Relative of the oboe. : BASSOON
14. Playground equipment. : SEESAWS
21. Agnus ___. : DEI
24. Walt Disney's middle name. : ELIAS
27. Shut in. : EMBAR
29. Container for fodder. : SILO
30. Object slid along the ice in the Scotch game, curling. : STONE
32. Cozy retreat. : NEST
33. Wedding attendants. : GROOMSMEN
35. Late South African official. : SMUTS
38. They're made of plaited palm leaves. : PANAMAS
39. Conjecture. : IMAGINE
40. Bathhouses on Miami beaches. : CABANAS
42. New Hampshire's specialty. : GRANITE
43. Stoats in winter. : ERMINES
44. McCormick's inventions. : REAPERS
47. Illiterate form of "you" or "yes." : YUH
51. Thanks: Fr. : MERCI
52. Sacred poem. : PSALM
55. Remains quiet. : SITS
56. Tubular structure: Comb. form. : AULO
57. Disparage. : SLUR
59. French pronoun. : MOI
61. Crown. : TOP

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 8 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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